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Dow Expands Boundaries with Customers at 2016 American Coatings SHOW

April 6, 2016

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges PHILADELPHIA – The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is answering the dynamic needs of coatings formulators, manufacturers, regulators and applicators with the latest innovations to help solve their most critical challenges at the 2016 American Coatings SHOW April 12-14,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

LUMIFLON® FEVE Improves Durability and Weatherability of San Diego Airport, Skydance Bridge and Other Iconic Structures

April 4, 2016

AGC Chemicals Americas to Highlight Notable LUMIFLON-based Coatings Applications at American Coatings Show EXTON, Pa., – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins for industrial and architectural applications at the 2016 American Coatings Show. Topcoats formulated with LUMIFLON resins are ultra-weatherable, offering outstanding gloss and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dymax SpeedMask® Masking Resins to be Showcased at MRO Americas

March 1, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation will showcase SpeedMask® line of masking resins in Booth #4211 at MRO Americas, scheduled to take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.  SpeedMask products replace tapes, waxes, lacquers and fixtures while offering reliable protection against most metal-finishing process environments. SpeedMask... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Protect Turbine Components from Flame Spray Processes with SpeedMask® 718 Masking Resin

November 19, 2015

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation's SpeedMask® 718 is formulated to provide excellent surface and cavity protection during APS and HVOF coating processes, aiding in the manufacturing, overhaul, repair, and rework of turbine engine blades, vanes, and other turbine components.  The masking resin cures quickly when exposed to UV/Visible light and forms a hard, durable, protective... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Michelman Featuring Low/No-VOC, Water-Based Binders and Surface Additives at Western Coatings Symposium 2015

October 29, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH  – Michelman, a global developer and manufacturer of water-based binders and surface additives, will be featuring a variety of innovative new solutions at the Western Coatings Symposium being held October 25-28, 2015 in Las Vegas. Exhibiting at Table #300, Michelman will showcase its capabilities and product development prowess with new water-based binder and surface... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

AGC to Present the Advantages of Using FEVE-Based Powder Coatings for Architectural Applications

September 24, 2015

EXTON, Pa. – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

CityCenterDC Office Towers Feature Valspar's Fluropon High-Performance PVDF Finishes

July 17, 2015

Minneapolis – CityCenterDC offers a transit- and pedestrian-oriented neighborhood experience in downtown Washington, D.C., that blends 2.5 million square feet of shops, restaurants, apartments, condominiums, offices, a hotel and public spaces. One of the largest urban infill projects ever undertaken in the city, this 10-acre, mixed-use, LEED®-certified development occupies 3.5 city blocks and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Electrolube Encapsulation Resin Provides Full Protection for Automotive Sensor

June 12, 2015

Thermal cycling tests involving Electrolube's ER1455 chemically resistant, two-part epoxy resin have proved the material's ability to protect and retain an automotive sensor subject to highly aggressive environmental conditions. Electrolube recently helped one of its customers, a prominent manufacturer of control units and sensor devices, to overcome an issue with one particular... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Paints & Coatings

A Blueprint for High-performing, Sustainable Construction: Decision-makers Rely on Diverse Bayer MaterialScience LLC Materials to Meet Building Goals

May 19, 2015

ATLANTA, – Architects work with engineers, contractors, building owners and other decision-makers to create functional, attractive and sustainable buildings. They also rely on materials suppliers to help achieve their building goals. For decades, Bayer MaterialScience LLC has been a leading supplier of polyurethanes, polycarbonate resins and sheet, and coatings, adhesive and sealant raw... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment

Cure-on-Demand Masking Resin reduces processing time.

February 24, 2015

Offering temperature and chemical resistance, UV/Visible light-curable SpeedMask® 750 provides surface protection during thermal spray coating, plasma spray, some HVOF processes, and aggressive grit blasting. This maskant, which can maintain adhesion during CNC machining, cures on demand, holds shape after application by spray/dispense equipment, and is tack free after proper cure. Pink color facilitates placement confirmation, and removal can be accomplished via peeling or incineration. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Paints & Coatings

A New Twist on a Traditional Medical Instrument: Innovative Single-use Torque Instruments Utilize Tough Polycarbonate from Bayer

February 17, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif., – For many years, torque-applying instruments have been among the surgical instruments typically used during orthopedic surgeries. These instruments are manufactured as reusable instruments, and are cleaned, reprocessed and recalibrated after each surgical procedure. But now there's a new twist on this oft-used instrument. Caltorque Medical Products (CMP), a division... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Is Presenting a New Silicone Resin for Water-Repellent Wood Coatings and Binders for Dirt- and Weather-Resistant Exterior Paints

February 16, 2015

Munich – The Munich-based WACKER Group is presenting new binders and additives for the paint and surface-coating industries at the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015. One of the highlights is the new silicone resin emulsion SILRES® WH. The product which is based on a new silicone resin can be used as a hydrophobizing wood impregnating agent or as an... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Concrete Benefits: Polyaspartic Coating Resin from Bayer Offers Advantages for Construction Projects, Corrosion Protection

February 6, 2015

LAS VEGAS — At construction sites, it is important to keep downtime and costs to a minimum. Bayer MaterialScience helps the industry save time and money by offering innovative polyaspartic coating resin raw materials to coatings manufacturers, empowering them to deliver cutting edge coatings products. Bayer will highlight its Desmophen® NH 2850 XP polyaspartic binder and a number of other... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

McLube Has New Releases/ Products for Engineered Wood

January 29, 2015

The McLube Division of McGee Industries, Inc. has manufactured release since 1954. Currently, there are more than 100 products manufactured to satisfy diverse industry needs. Some of the new releases for engineered wood include:  McLube 1777 A water dilutable dispersion of solid active ingredients (PTFE) which is particularly effective for release of hard-to-release binder systems. This product... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Solvay Specialty Polymers' KetaSpire® PEEK Products are Qualified at COMAC

October 21, 2014

Chinese Manufacturer Qualifies High-Performance Polymers for Next-Generation Aircraft SEATTLE, Wash. – Five of Solvay Specialty Polymers' KetaSpire® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) grades have earned qualification at the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), a leading Chinese aircraft manufacturer, for use on its next-generation aircraft. These five materials are the first... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Electrolube Encapsulation Resin Meets Tough Specifications for Wind Turbine Electrical Installation

September 18, 2014

Wind turbines present some of the most challenging environments for electrical and electronic installations. Often subject to extremely high humidity levels, high temperatures and vibration, these installations require specialised protection measures above and beyond what would normally be needed under less aggressive conditions. This was the case recently, when Electrolube was approached by... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Silicone Curative optimizes epoxy polysiloxane topcoats.

July 8, 2014

Designed to optimize durable flexibility of epoxy polysiloxane protective topcoats in marine applications, without sacrificing weatherability, SiVance® C1008 Curative solves problems of brittleness and cracking that can develop over time as coating cures. Product is fully miscible with hydrogenated bisphenol-A epoxy resins. In addition to marine applications, C1008 is suited for coatings used on piping, bridges, wind turbines, offshore platforms, structural steel, and heavy equipment. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Acrylic Modified Polyester Resin is used for coating surfboards.

July 8, 2014

Silmar® SIL66BE-2880 has undergone QUV tests is suitable for surfboard laminating. Formulated to be tough, resin minimizes occurrence of compression dimples and exhibits impact resistance that helps reduce stress and deck cracks. Product cures water clear and also exhibits accelerated wet out of glass. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings

Electrolube Launch Electronics Protection Solutions in India

February 18, 2014

Protection of electronics is a large design concern, particularly if electronic equipment is to be deployed in aggressive environments or demanding climatic conditions. Electrolube, the solutions provider of electro-chemicals, will launch a range of complete protection solutions for electronics manufacturers in India this month following a surge in demand for the company's thermal management... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Saint-Gobain Makes Significant Investment in Norton Bear-Tex® Nonwoven Portfolio

October 21, 2013

Phase II investment includes increased R&D efforts and manufacturing efficiencies WATERVLIET, NY – With advances in manufacturing technology and the ever-increasing need for streamlined operations, industrial manufacturers are utilizing near-net-shape processes to  develop products under much tighter tolerances that are as close to "finished" as possible. While necessitating less... Read More